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Turing Test Passed

ThurstonMoore Re:Turing Test Failed (432 comments)

You can choose a ready guide in some celestial voice
If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice
You can choose from phantom fears and kindness that can kill
I will choose a path that's clear
I will choose freewill

about a month and a half ago
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Greenland Is Getting Darker

ThurstonMoore Re:Getting extremely sick of this. (174 comments)

As someone who lives in an OH border state, let me say fuck everybody in OH. If you would just stay in your state everyone would be much happier.

about a month and a half ago
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Greenland Is Getting Darker

ThurstonMoore Re:plow it under (174 comments)

Depends on who you make plow it.

about a month and a half ago
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Who controls the HVAC at work?

ThurstonMoore Re:Has this ever happened to you? (216 comments)

76 F is too hot! You can always put on more clothes but I can only take off so much.

about 2 months ago
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Favorite Star Wars Movie?

ThurstonMoore Re:Episode V! (457 comments)

If your going to use fancy Latin at least do it correctly, its In medias res, and the term does not apply to A New Hope in the way you think it does. Read this article. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I...

about 3 months ago
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Favorite Star Wars Movie?

ThurstonMoore Re:Episode V! (457 comments)

The Empire must be a bunch of Libertarians.

about 3 months ago
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Gunshot Victims To Be Part of "Suspended Animation" Trials

ThurstonMoore Re:Space travel (357 comments)

Really, 100 fucking women? What do you do when the first one wakes up and kills the other 99 because "they're just a bunch of bitches"?

about 4 months ago
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Are Bankers Paid Too Much? Are Technology CEOs?

ThurstonMoore Re:tl;dr (712 comments)

Most credit unions do not charge ATM fees to other credit union members, even if they belong to another credit union.

about 5 months ago
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Ford Will Demo Solar-Charged Car At CES

ThurstonMoore Why on the car? (179 comments)

Wouldn't it be better to just build the solar cell into the carport so it can charge a battery all day while the car is driving around, then plug the car into the carport to be charged by the battery at night?

about 7 months ago
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Police Pull Over More Drivers For DNA Tests

ThurstonMoore Re:Um.... (562 comments)

Wish I could mod you up, I say the same thing all the time. The good ones cover for the bad so that makes them bad too.

about 7 months ago
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Ars Test Drives the "Netflix For Books"

ThurstonMoore Re:Looks familiar (108 comments)

I think he means support for an eink reader.

about a year ago
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Criminals Use 3D-Printed Skimming Devices On Sydney ATMs

ThurstonMoore OMG! (110 comments)

Newsflash
Criminals use 2D printers to create 'sophisticated' forged documents. Ban evil 2D printers!!!

about a year ago
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Ask Slashdot: Is There a Good Device Holster?

ThurstonMoore Re:Hipster (296 comments)

You're allowed to write cunt on here.

about a year ago
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We're Number 9! US Broadband Speeds Rise, But Slower Than Many Other Countries'

ThurstonMoore Re:US Post Office (355 comments)

I like the post office they do a good job, dont really understand all the hate (I am not being sarcastic)

1 year,5 days
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Jimmy Carter Calls Snowden Leak Ultimately "Beneficial"

ThurstonMoore Re:+5 Insightful for (424 comments)

No, not like Obama. Obama is just another shitty politician looking out for special interest groups.

1 year,9 days
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Apple Sued For Man's Porn Addiction

ThurstonMoore Re:False Flag (509 comments)

"We do, however, blame the guy standing on
the street corner handing out free samples
of dope trying to get people hooked."

Where is this street corner?

1 year,13 days
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The Father of Civilization: Profile of Sid Meier

ThurstonMoore Re:Meh.... (208 comments)

Nirvana.

1 year,29 days
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US Hacked Chinese University Network

ThurstonMoore Petition (330 comments)

Why do people waste time signing those White House petitions? They always give some bullshit answer as to why they are opposed to the will of the people, it changes nothing.

about a year ago

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Alpha Natural Resources open state of the art safety training facility.

ThurstonMoore ThurstonMoore writes  |  about a year ago

ThurstonMoore (605470) writes "Bristol, Va., June 20, 2013— Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced the opening of the Running Right Leadership Academy, a state-of-the-art comprehensive education and training facility for mine safety and operations located in Julian, W.Va."
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Play Classic Sierra Adventure Games via Browser

ThurstonMoore ThurstonMoore writes  |  more than 5 years ago

ThurstonMoore (605470) writes "Rather than digging up your XT and firing up the old DOS, those looking to take a stroll down memory lane can check out Sarien.net, which is currently offering Flash-based renditions of the following Sierra adventures:

        * Space Quest I: The Sarien Encounter
        * Space Quest II: Vohaul's Revenge
        * Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel
        * Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards
        * The Black Cauldron"

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Windows XP Comes Integrated into Windows 7

ThurstonMoore ThurstonMoore writes  |  more than 5 years ago

ThurstonMoore (605470) writes "Windows 7 is approaching its official release date not too long from now, and this week Microsoft unveiled one of the "secret" technologies that will ship with Windows 7 Professional, Enterprise and Ultimate.

Called XP Mode or XPM for short, the new feature essentially virtualizes the legacy Windows XP operating environment within Windows 7. That is, users will be able to install all applications that were previously only fully working with Windows XP, on their Windows 7 desktop without having to resort to a dual-boot solution."

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Via goes VESA with new PC

ThurstonMoore ThurstonMoore writes  |  more than 6 years ago

ThurstonMoore (605470) writes "From the Inquirer,"YOU KNOW THOSE VESA mounting holes on your LCD that you never use for anything? The ones that are supposed to hook your flat panel onto a wall? Well the chaps at Via have come up with something for you to do with them — hook on your PC."."
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